At Least 12 Detectives Working To Find Out Who Killed CPD Officer John RiveraPolice say Officer John Rivera had wrapped up a shift around 10 p.m. Friday and was unwinding with some friends, when a group of people, possibly thinking he was someone else, opened fire.
Truck Traffic On Torrence Avenue Has Nearby Homes Cracking Up, Neighbors SayCracks have been appearing in homes on the Far South Side, and homeowners believe increased truck traffic on recently expanded Torrence Avenue might be to blame.
'There's Nowhere To Stop' Men Missing After Driving Into Calumet RiverIn the light of day, it can be seen that West 136th Street leads straight to a boat ramp. There are no signs warning drivers. The road ends and the river begins.
Police Resume Search For 2 Men Missing In Calumet RiverSearch teams will return to the Calumet River in the Hegewisch neighborhood Monday morning, looking for two men who disappeared when their car plunged into the water.
Fire Destroys The Green Olive Restaurant & Bar In HegewischThe fire started around 1:15 a.m. Friday near 135th and Avenue N. When firefighters arrived, they found heavy smoke coming from The Green Olive.
Suspicious Blaze Sends Four Firefighters To The HospitalThis was the seventh fire in the Hegewisch neighborhood since July 6.
Police Search For Serial Arsonist Behind Garage FiresPolice say a serial arsonist is lighting garages on fire in the Hegewisch neighborhood.
Firefighters Battle Far South Side BlazeAbout 4:15 a.m., crews had two handlines going to fighting the fire at the 1.5-story building in the 13500 block of South Buffalo, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Burglars Strike 10 Hegewisch Homes Since NovemberIn each incident, someone has forcibly entered a house or apartment and taken money, electronics and other items from within, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
3 Killed, 36 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsAfter the latest spate of gun violence, 473 people have been shot dead in the city since the start of the year.
Thieves Steal 3 Cars From Ford Plant Parking LotChicago police were searching for three men who stole two cars and an SUV from the Ford assembly plant storage lot Wednesday afternoon.